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Old 12-10-2002, 06:22 PM
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Angry Shaking headlights - C280

I just replace the headlights on my 1994 C280 with Euro OEM Xenons and Iíve noticed that they shake a bit when hitting road imperfections. There are 3 mounting points per side Ė right, left and top center. All of them are tight. Has anyone experienced something similar? Is there anyway to control this other then tightening the 3 mounting screws? Perhaps a rubber washer or something?

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Old 12-10-2002, 06:57 PM
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Are they self leveling?
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Old 12-10-2002, 07:06 PM
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No, they have the standard leveling screws on the back of the lights. The assemblies are attached firmly to the car and donít move at all Ė until I hit a pothole or deep crack in the road.
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